ABOUT CHEETAH OUTREACH AND CAPE WINELANDS PRIVATE FULL DAY TOUR.
This full-day private Cheetah Outreach and Cape Winelands tour delightful drive wind its way to the heart of the Cape Winelands, through superb mountain ranges, vineyards, and Cape Dutch homesteads to allow guests explore and enjoy their cape Winelands private day tour wine route experience. Our Cape Winelands depart from Cape Town City and head inland towards the heart of the South Africa wine lands or industry, the world-renowned Cape Winelands, which has come to produce some of South Africa and the world’s finest wines.
This Cape Winelands private day tours in Cape Town is one of our most popular day tours, it will allow you to explore vast estates and spend the day in Paarl, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek as we take you along the Cape Winelands’ principal route. This beautiful guided private tour will take you through magnificent mountain landscapes and rolling vineyards to the heart of the Cape Winelands.
- Cheetah Outreach-Somerset west
- Stellenbosch Wine Route Tour
- Franschhoek Wine Route Tour
- Taste South Africa’s Wine signature (Pinotage)
- South African Champagne Version known as the MCC (Methode Cape Classique)
This full-day private Cheetah Outreach and Cape Winelands tour delightful drive wind its way to the heart one Africa’s of the Cape Winelands, through superb mountain ranges, vineyards, and Cape Dutch homesteads to allow guests explore and enjoy their Cape Winelands private day tour wine route experience.
DEPARTURE & RETURN LOCATION
At a hotel or guesthouse in Cape Town (Google Maps)
09:00 Pick up at the hotel or guesthouse
- A luxury vehicle with passenger liability cover
- The flexibility of choosing places of your interest
- Transport by private vehicle
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- Blue badge professional guide
- Bottled water & free Wi-Fi onboard
- The flexibility of choosing your starting & finishing time
- Entrance fees to the Cheetah Outreach
- Entrance fees at various places of interest
- Meals and drinks
- Wine tasting fees
- Optional Gratuities
- In case of non-presentation on the tours, full cancellation fees will apply.
- Tour duration approximately 9 hours
- English tour guide, entrance fees applicable to the itinerary
- Private tours (French, Spanish or German and any other foreign language guides are available on request)
- All our vehicles are insured substantially for passenger liability
- All tours are subject to the minimum number of passengers
- Luggage and personal possessions are carried at your own risk
Our morning begins with our first stop at Somerset West, after pick up from your accommodation at 009:00 we head straight to a home of the Cheetah Outreach, a preservation center for Cheetahs & other predators with animal encounters. Cheetah Outreach is an educational and community-based program created to raise awareness of the plight of the cheetah and to campaign for its survival. Here enjoy a tour of the facilities and get to know the mission and work of the center.
We then proceed to the oldest winery, Stellenbosch – The Stellenbosch Winelands, only 20 minutes away from the city of Cape Town, offers superb scenery, completely different from the landscape of the Cape Peninsula. Numerous grapes are grown in the region such as Chenin Blanc, Shiraz, Pinotage, and the Méthode Cap Classique (local champagne). The town of Stellenbosch is a small but very vibrant town with a very famous university and numerous activities such a wine cellar tours and tastings. You will have the opportunity to purchase wines to bring back home to enjoy the region’s wonderful vintages after your visit. Here we will visit Lanzerac Wine Estate, Hazendal Wine Estate, & Delaire Graff Estate.
Lanzerac Wine Estate
A few minutes’ drives from Stellenbosch town center lies Lazerac, it is well known to many as a well-appointed and elegant country hotel resting within the beautiful Jonkershoek valley. But Lanzerac is more than just a hotel. The historic homestead which bears 1830 on its gable and lies on the ground that was given to its first owner 140 years earlier also presides over vineyards and also a winery that together produces excellent wines, both red and white. It is also known to be the first winery to bottle a native South African wine called Pinotage. A bar of chocolate and wine pairing here is conducted by well knowledgeable Sommelier.
Hazendal Wine Estate
The breath-taking Hazendal Wine Estate with its beautiful Landscape art, Pavilion, Marvol Gallery, Wonderdal, wine Library, Jazz Club, etc. Here you will taste award-winning, handcrafted boutique wines and Methode Stellenbosch wine region, you don’t have to worry about your children, Hazendal has a very beautiful Wonderdal Edutainment Centre for Children from 5-13 years’ old which is technologically advanced and Toddlers’ Play Area too. For classic car lovers welcome home, Hazendal has a prestigious classic car collection paying homage to an Opulent era in motoring history, you wouldn’t want to miss this.
Delaire Graff Estate
After we leave Hazendal wine estate we will pop in at Delaire Graff Estate a destination for spa and luxury boutiques, here you will be left breathless by the art, architecture, gardens, and food, taste their award-winning wines while enjoying the mountain views and the vineyards of Stellenbosch.
Our last and final stop is at the amazing Franschhoek, well known as the Wine and Gourmet capital of South Africa, and has among its truly talented chefs several of who have been awarded the highest national and international culinary honors. Franschhoek can be loosely translated to French corner, an area which was given to the French huggenots of the 1680s to grow vineyards. Surrounded by the Drankenstein mountains, when you are in Franschhoek, you could be anywhere near the world. Colonial whitewashed buildings grace the vibrant streets of the food capital city of South Africa. A behive of shopping, Beligian chocolate tasting, and the very best place to have lunch, it has more than 40 restaurants. For Honeymooners, Franschhoek is a perfect place to spend time with your special companion.